In Loving Memory of Amy Elizabeth Curran

July 13, 1976
Bridgeport, CT
January 07, 2019
Fairfield, CT
Funeral Home

Spear-Miller Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


Spear-Miller Funeral Home, Monday 4-8 p.m.

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

January 14, 2019


St. Paul's Episcopal Church

Funeral Service

661 Old Post Road,
CT 06824

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 1:00 p.m.


Lawncroft Cemetery

No date included.

Family Gathering

Reception will follow the service in the Church Hall

St. Paul's Episcopal Church Hall

January 15, 2019


St. Paul's Episcopal Church

661 Old Post Road,
CT 06824

Amy Thompson Curran

Amy Elizabeth Thompson Curran, age 42, of Fairfield, beloved and devoted mother of Bailey Curran and Maya Knutson, passed away Monday, January 7, 2019. Born in Bridgeport, the daughter of Ellen Kohnke Thompson of Fairfield and the late Robert Thompson, she had been a Fairfield resident for most of her life. She was a graduate of Fairfield High School and received her BS Degree and a Masters Degree in Mathematics from Fairfield University. Amy was a math teacher in both the Fairfield and Bridgeport school systems. She and Maya were devoted volunteers for T.A.I.L.S., an alliance to eliminate stray cats. Amy was a skilled educator with impeccable organizational skills. Her greatest joy however was spending time with her loving daughters and her wide circle of friends. In addition to Ellen, Bailey and Maya, Amy will be dearly missed by her loving sister, Kimberly Martin and her husband Scott of Stratford; her maternal grandparents, Sanford and Evelyn Kohnke of Fairfield; her cherished nephew and nieces, Braden, Kaylee, Riley and Vanessa; and her longtime boyfriend, Jason Rotzal of Bridgeport. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Fairfield. Interment will be private in Lawncroft Cemetery. Friends may call Monday from 4-8 p.m. in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield. In lieu of flowers friends may consider a donation in Amy’s memory to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 661 Old Post Road, Fairfield, CT 06824. For information or to offer an online condolence please visit

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8 Guestbook Entries for Amy Thompson Curran

  1. Bailey, I am so sorry to learn of your mother’s passing. I am holding you and your family in my heart with love and compassion.

  2. Rest in peace with our Lord .My prayers go out to the family and friends of Amy.She will be missed by all who knew her.

  3. Amy was a former colleague of mine who touched my life with her openness. It is so tragic that her life was cut so short. My thoughts & prayers & sympathy go out to her daughters & mother.

  4. Dearest friend(Kim) and family. I am so saddened to hear about the loss of a great person and sister, who I had the pleasure of knowing, going to highschool with.

  5. So sorry for the whole family my heart breaks for all of you Amy will be missed Rest In Peace Amy and be out of any pain you have been in watch over your girls. Love Kristine

  6. Mr. and Mrs. Kohnke, I’m not sure you remember me. I just read of your granddaughters passing and I felt the need to express my sincere condolences to you and your family. In so very sorry for your loss.

  7. I am sorry this is so late. I had no idea and just came upon Amy’s obituary by chance. I am so, so sorry to hear this news; I am stunned. I head up TAILS and she was AMAZING. So compassionate and warm. She had an enthusiasm for animals and helping us that is rare. Someone fun to be around, too – her smile contagious. My heartfelt condolences to her family and friends. Heaven definitely acquired an angel.